Strong Evidence Links Soft Drinks to Obesity & Type 2 Diabetes

Filed under: Health — @ March 18, 2007

Wake up, soda drinkers! Even if you crave sweet, sugary, bubbly drinks, it’s time to face the sour facts.

If you’ve been happily swigging soda with no concern about your health, it’s time to reassess your habit.

Even if you’ve paid no heed to previous studies, you need to pay attention to a new, hard-to-ignore sytematic review, which provides strong evidence indicating that it would be wise for all Americans to shun soda — or at least drastically cut back on it.

After looking at a whopping 88 studies, researchers from Yale University conclude, in the April issue of the American Journal of Public Health, that drinking sugary soda is tied to:

Find out exactly how soda wreaks havoc on your health here.


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